Diplacus clevelandii

(Brandegee) Greene

Erythea 4: 22. 1896.

Common names: Cleveland’s bush monkeyflower
Basionym: Mimulus clevelandii Brandegee Gard. & Forest 8: 134, fig. 20. 1895
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 17. Treatment on page 448. Mentioned on page 427.

Herbs, perennial, sometimes rhizomatous. Stems erect, (200–) 300–950 (–1250) mm, glandular-villous. Leaves basal and cauline, relatively even-sized; petiole absent; blade lanceolate to oblong-lanceolate or elliptic-lanceolate, 20–110 (–130) × 5–33 (–40) mm, margins dentate to serrate, plane or revolute, apex acute, surfaces finely pubescent-glandular. Pedicels 2–4 (–7) mm in fruit. Flowers 2 per node, chasmogamous. Calyces not inflated in fruit, 20–35 (–37) mm, densely glandular-pubescent, tube slightly dilated distally, lobes subequal, apex acute. Corollas bright golden yellow, often with reddish-brown speckling on throat floor, palate ridges yellow, tube-throat 21–40 mm, limb 25–30 mm diam., nearly regular, lobes obovate-oblong. Anthers included, glabrous. Styles minutely glandular. Stigmas included, lobes unequal, abaxial 2 times longer than adaxial. Capsules 8–15 (–17) mm. 2n = 20.


Phenology: Flowering Apr–Jun(–Jul).
Habitat: Dry, rocky openings in chaparral, roadcuts.
Elevation: 900–1500 m.

Distribution

Calif., Mexico (Baja California)

Discussion

Diplacus clevelandii is restricted to Orange, Riverside, and San Diego counties and in adjacent Mexico.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.
... more about "Diplacus clevelandii"
2 times longer than adaxial lobes +
Guy L. Nesom +  and Melissa C. Tulig +
(Brandegee) Greene +
Mimulus clevelandii +
11 cm110 mm <br />0.11 m <br /> (13 cm130 mm <br />0.13 m <br />) +
3.3 cm33 mm <br />0.033 m <br /> (4 cm40 mm <br />0.04 m <br />) +
2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br /> (11 cm110 mm <br />0.11 m <br />) +
lanceolate;oblong-lanceolate or elliptic-lanceolate +
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5mm;33mm +
3.5 cm35 mm <br />0.035 m <br /> (3.7 cm37 mm <br />0.037 m <br />) +
glandular-pubescent +
not inflated +
2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br /> (3.5 cm35 mm <br />0.035 m <br />) +
1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br /> (1.7 cm17 mm <br />0.017 m <br />) +
0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br /> (1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br />) +
Cleveland’s bush monkeyflower +
not +, rarely radially symmetric +  and weakly strongly bilabiate +
yellow;bright golden +
Calif. +  and Mexico (Baja California) +
900–1500 m. +
hairy +  and glabrous +
reflexed;nodding;erect +
reduced +
compressed;asymmetrically ovoid;lanceoloid or nearly cylindric +
Dry, rocky openings in chaparral, roadcuts. +
gland-tipped +
alternate +, opposite +, rosulate +  and subrosulate +
persistent +  and deciduous +
cauline +  and basal +
equal-sized +
2.5 cm25 mm <br />0.025 m <br /> (3 cm30 mm <br />0.03 m <br />) +
obovate-oblong +
unequal +  and subequal +
palmate +  and subpinnate +
revolute +, plane +  and dentate to serrate +
wing-angled +  and angled +
basal +  and superior +
tenuinucellate +  and unitegmic +
orthotropous +  and anatropous +
0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br /> (0.7 cm7 mm <br />0.007 m <br />) +
rarely more or less equal to or slightly longer +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br />) +
Flowering Apr–Jun(–Jul). +
flattened +, ovoid +  and oblong +
reddish-brown +
deciduous +
30 cm300 mm <br />0.3 m <br /> (95 cm950 mm <br />0.95 m <br />) +
Eunanus +  and Mimulus sect. Diplacus +
Diplacus clevelandii +
Diplacus +
species +
2.1 cm21 mm <br />0.021 m <br /> (4 cm40 mm <br />0.04 m <br />) +
dilated +
10 +, 9 +  and 8 +